Maria N. Goncalves, 92, of Vincent Avenue, passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019 at the Grande Islander Nursing Home in Middletown.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Christian and Antoinette (Nunes) Goncalves. Maria was a school teacher for the East Providence School Department before she retired. She was a communicant of St. Martha’s Church and also a member of the choir.
She leaves one son, Samuel N. Goncalves, one granddaughter, Kaialise Goncalves-Hicks, two great grandchildren, Zariyah Boyd and Nova Boyd, two nieces, Antoinette Goncalves and Carla Goncalves and one nephew, Christian Goncalves. She was the sister of the late Sebastian “Bobby” Goncalves.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, November 29, 2019 at 10:00 AM in St. Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.